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    1. Audi A4 and S4 B8 by Hofele Design



      Amongst the mix of new designs from Hofele we've stumbled across is this treatment for the B8 A4 and the S4. With a clear albeit subtle departure from Audi design we're guessing the front end look will be controversial. Contrarily the DTM-style rear valance with RS-inspired oval exhaust tips is a bit more in-line with some designs we've ...
    2. Hofele Design Introduces Full Kit for New Audi A8



      Donzdorf, Germany-based Hofele Design has released new product for the Audi tuning market including this body treatment for the Audi A8. The company released these shots showing Audi's latest D4 A8 with wheels and body kit featuring front and rear bumpers along with side skirts. The ...
    3. Audi R18 with a Painted Livery Imagined by Joao Pedro Ferreira + Matte Black Audi LMP Retrospective



      Of course when Audi pulled the wraps off of its new R18 TDI last week the car was shown in a menacing matte black and exposed black carbon fiber. Audi has a tradition of showing its new cars in the so-called buff black most preferred by evil-doers and sith lords but the car is bound to get a new paint job or "livery" in racing speak though when that will first appear remains to be seen. Given ...
    4. Video: Audi R18 Reveal Ceremony Footage from DailySportscar.com



      DailySportscar.com was one of the few English publications to attend the unveiling of the new Audi R18 le mans car last Friday and has published several videos from the event. We're unaware of any official Audi video reveal online so we'll hand it to the fine gentlemen from DSC for their shots.

      Read more sportscar racing coverage at DailySportscar.com or watch their ...
    5. Porsche Named Winner in Development Bid Versus Audi within VAG Says Automotive News



      If you're as fascinated by internal development of product at Audi and its Volkswagen Group parent then you'll likely not want to miss this blog post (linked below) we've found over at Automotive News Europe.

      From the sounds of the piece, Audi and Porsche had both lobbied for developmental control of sports cars and big luxury cars. According to the report, the decision was made by Volkswagen ...
    6. Excellent Audi R18 Technical Analysis from SPEED's Marshall Pruett



      As Audi's new R18 rapidly approached its unveiling last Friday this blog zeroed in on SPEED contributor Marshall Pruett. Pruett seemed more clued in than most in the general public or press about the car and relayed to our staff that he'd spent countless hours on the phone to Germany working on a technical analysis of the new car. Over the weekend Pruett published his story, rife with details Audi Sport ...
    7. Virtual Holiday Mantle (VHM): Audi Middle East Eid al-Adha E-Card



      Posting electronic cards offering holiday wishes from our friends in the Audi world is something we've been wanting to do for a while. We'll call this a holiday collection because the world of Audi permeates through many cultures, many religions and many lands. We'll skip tying it to one particular holiday and instead just stick with the generic "holiday" term.

      We usually get a nice collection of e-cards each ...
    8. Electric Holiday Greeting Cards from Audi



      Audi AG has added an e-card feature to its Audi.de website for the holidays. Starring the e-tron Spyder, this CGI video-rich e-card makes for a unique e-tron-powered snowy holiday landscape. Audi AG invites you to send these electronic greetings to you and yours. We've taken a few minutes to play with it ourselves and have drafted our own. View it and create your own after the jump.

      Audi Holiday e-card
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    9. Two Audi R18 Wallpapers Added



      We've created two wallpapers of the new Audi R18. The first, above is simply a photo-edited version of the very cool shot showing the car's 1-shaped LED running lights. Below is a design that shows three generations of Audi TDI racecars - R10 TDI, R15 TDI and R18 TDI. Each are the full size images. If you'd like to save them then simply drag and drop the images or right click on the photo in order to save them. ...
    10. Video: Audi Sport Engine Boss Ulrich Baretzky on the Past and Future of Audi at Le Mans



      Earlier today Audi Sport revealed its new and revolutionary Audi R18 racecar. While we haven't had a chance to chat first hand with any of the team just yet we did have a chance to sit down for an in-depth conversation with Dr. Ulrich Baretzky while in Atlanta for the 2010 Petit Le Mans race. Of course ...